Lincoln County Man Charged in Abuse of 3-Month-Old SonPolice say the child had several injuries that included bleeding of the brain and detached retinas.
Troy Man Charged with Sexual Assault of a ChildMichael Anthony Rasmussen, 54, was charged by the Madison County prosecutor and is jailed on a $500,000 bond.
'It Shouldn't Have Happened to Him' - More Than 100 Gather at Taylor Clark Vigil"He was a great person and he had everything going for him. It shouldn't have happened to him."
Arrest Made in SIUE Student's DeathPolice arrest Michael Gordon, 24, in the shooting death of Taylor Clark.
2 Plead Not Guilty in Staged Kidnapping of Missouri BoyPolice say the boy's mother, grandmother and aunt planned the ruse last week to scare him, because they believed he was too nice to people. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office says the family wanted to teach him about possible danger from strangers.
Family Members Arrested for Kidnapping Son to Teach Him a LessonThey told Lincoln County deputies they were teaching the 6-year-old boy about "stranger danger."
Troy Police Searching for Men Who Stole Case of EarringsPolice in Troy are still searching for two men who ripped off a jewelry store Tuesday evening.
School Principal Charged With Sexual Contact With StudentPhillip Brock, 37, is jailed on a half million dollars bond.
Illinois Taking Applications for Medical Marijuana CentersStarting today, the state of Illinois will consider any and all bids for medical marijuana cultivation centers.
Police: Troy Woman Pretended She Had Cancer, Asked for CashMelissa Barton, 25, was arrested Wednesday evening.
Troy Man Charged in Dispute Over Abused Cat A 24-year-old Lincoln County man faces a felony assault charge for allegedly breaking the nose of another person who came to the defense of an abused cat.
1 Dead in Metro East Tractor-Trailer CrashIllinois State Police are looking for one of the two tractor-trailers that hit a car on I-70 near Troy early this morning, killing the car's driver.